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wolfsage
Date:
August 30, 2013 16:45
Subject:
Re: [perl #119515] [PATCH] [DOCFIX] - DynaLoader referencesdeprecated newXSUB
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On Fri, Aug 30, 2013 at 11:20 AM, Father Chrysostomos via RT <
perlbug-followup@perl.org> wrote:

> On Fri Aug 30 04:43:57 2013, nicholas wrote:
> > >  The $filename parameter is used by Perl to identify the source file
> > for
> >
> > win32 seems to be the only code using newXS(). newXS() And
> > newXS_flags()
> > are both (now) wrappers to newXS_len_flags(), and possibly some of the
> > callers of newXS_flags() might change to the latter. So is it better
> > just
> > to word it as "newXS_len_flags() or one of its wrappers" ?
>
> No.  newXS_len_flags is not API.
>
>
Should we add it to the api and save the strlen call, or forget it and
document as is?

Or is there another option?

Thanks,

-- Matthew Horsfall (alh)

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